MINISTERIAL BOOST FOR APPLIANCE OF SCIENCE IN MONAGHAN!

22 August 2019 No Comments by The Northern Standard

€30,000 funding for the 2019 Cavan/Monaghan Science Festival was announced by Business Minister Heather Humphreys when she performed the national launch of Science Week at the Market House in Monaghan Town on Tuesday.

The Cavan/Monaghan event is one of only 13 regional festivals to receive funding. It was praised by the local TD and Government Minister for promoting engagement with the STEAM or science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics subjects. “Topics being covered at this year’s festival include ‘The Science of Climate Change’, ‘The Science of Irish Weather’ and ‘Transitioning to a Low-Carbon Economy’,” the Minister pointed out. “The events will be free of charge and there will be something for all the family to enjoy. Now in its fourth year, the festival is run by the local Co Councils in conjunction with Cavan and…

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